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No stopping U.S. military-industrial complex

On June 13, President Donald Trump told the graduating class at West Point, "We are ending the era of endless ...

India's Navy repatriates 687 citizens who were stranded in Iran

THOOTHUKUDI, Tamil Nadi, India - The Indian Navy Ship Jalashwa, carrying 687 stranded citizens, including two women, arrived in Tuticorin ...

Black hole discovery leaves researchers looking for more black holes

CANBERRA, Australia - We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the universe actually is, as well ...

Pompeo has video conference with Taliban, receives assurances

The Taliban says it has held a video conference call with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during which the ...

UN Human Rights Commission calls on Israel to reverse annexation plan

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights warned Israel on Monday not to proceed along the "dangerous path" of annexing ...

Beijing imposes travel bans on American officials over Hong Kong law

HONG KONG, June 30 (ANI): As the voices against the imposition of national security legislation in Hong Kong grows worldwide, ...

World marks International Asteroid Day

Tuesday marks International Asteroid Day. Near-Earth objects (NEOs), such as asteroids or comets, represent potentially catastrophic threats to our planet. ...

Isa Guha shares memory of bowling to Tendulkar

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Former England pacer Isa Guha on Thursday shared memory of bowling to Master Blaster ...

Pulwama attack case: NIA arrests one more accused

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], July 2 (ANI): The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday arrested one more accused, named ...

Perspectives | Why Moscow is embracing decentralized tech

Russia's response to COVID-19 has relied heavily on surveillance, building on a decade-long push to boost the state's snooping capacity. ...

Up to 20,000 spectators to attend French Open each day

"The number of spectators allowed inside the stadium will be 50 percent to 60 percent of its usual capacity, allowing ...

Paid for digital streaming has a place in theatre's return

From classic Andrew Lloyd Webber plays to the release of a recording of the original cast of Hamilton, theatre lovers ...

How Bali could build a better kind of tourism after the pandemic

COVID-19 has hit tourism-reliant destinations hard. The Indonesian island of Bali, for example, where 70% of the population depend on ...

Is swine flu going to be the next pandemic?

The world has been worried about pandemic diseases for many years. Before COVID-19, attention was focused on influenza viruses as ...

West Indies and England players pay tribute to Everton Weekes

England and the West Indies paid tribute to the great Sir Everton Weekes during their respective intra-squad matches on Thursday.The ...

Vivian Richards pays tribute to 'true icon' Everton Weekes

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): Former West Indies batsman Vivian Richards on Thursday extended his thoughts and prayers to ...

Aston Villa women sign Chloe Arthur

Birmingham [UK], July 2 (ANI): Aston Villa women on Thursday announced the signing of Scotland international Chloe Arthur from Birmingham ...

What life was like in Soviet Moldova

History July 02 2020 Russia BeyondB. Krutsko/Sputnik This southern region, famous for its wine, was the last republic to join ...

Ground-based discovery of two strongly interacting exoplanets

Paris [France], July 2 (ANI): Several interacting exoplanets have already been spotted by satellites. But a new breakthrough has been ...

Virat Kohli shares video of doing different style push-ups

New Delhi [India], July 2 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli, who is regarded as the fittest cricketer of his generation, ...

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Chinese stocks jump sharply, Hong Kong index gains 665 points

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks rose across the board in Asia on Thursday with Chinese indices doing best.The U.S. dollar meantime ...

Warning for owners whose dogs are attacking sheep on Irish farms

DUBLIN, Ireland - An alarming number of attacks by dogs on sheep has prompted an appeal from gardai for dog ...

Washington Redskins sponsors under pressure over nickname furore

A group of investment firms and shareholders is lobbying Nike, FedEx and PepsiCo to end their sponsorship agreements with the ...

Pfizer vaccine hopes lift Wall Street, Dow Jones however slips

NEW YORK, New York - Stocks in the U.S. were mixed on Wednesday with the Dow Jones falling 77 points, ...

Two-thirds of Airbus' 15,000 job cuts to be in France and Germany

TOULOUSE, France - Airbus says it plans to adapt its global workforce and resize its commercial aircraft activity in response ...

American companies given go-ahead to collaborate with Huawei

WASHINGTON, DC - In a rare twist to Washington's long-standing restrictions on the Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Commerce Department ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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